News and updates

  • India: The banking sector’s struggles
    Date first published: 20/04/2021 Key sectors: all; banking Key risks: slow growth; non-performing loans   Risk development India’s financial se...
    21 April 2021
  • AKE Special Report: The Ship in the Suez
    On 23 March the 400 m, 200,000 tonne mixed cargo container ship Ever Given became lodged diagonally across Egypt’s Suez Canal. It was finally re-flo...
    19 April 2021
  • Ones to Watch, 19 April 2021
    Americas: Controlled transition expected as Raul Castro resigns from Cuba’s PCC leadership Sectors: all Key Risks: political instability; crackdown ...
    19 April 2021
  • Myanmar: Teetering toward civil war
    Date first published: 08/04/2021 Key sectors: various Key risks: political instability; civil unrest; civil war   Risk development On 30 March th...
    14 April 2021
  • Kidnap & Ransom Report: Q1 2021
    AKE’s quarterly Kidnap & Ransom Report highlights and assesses the key risks and incidents around the world....
    13 April 2021
  • Ones to Watch, 12 April 2021
    Americas: Peru’s highly uncertain presidential election leads to 6 June runoff Sectors: all Key Risks: political instability; policy uncertainty; bu...
    12 April 2021
  • Political Risk Outlook Q1 2021 – Ones to Watch
    AKE's Political Risk Outlook Special Report contains a selection of five countries from around the world where the political landscape was fundamental...
    08 April 2021
  • Mozambique: Islamist militants threaten to disrupt LNG operations
    Date first published: 06/04/2021 Key sectors: oil & gas; all Key risks: business disruption; terrorism; political violence   Risk development...
    07 April 2021
  • Ones to Watch, 4 April 2021
    Americas: Ecuador and Peru to hold presidential vote; region tightens COVID-19 restrictions Sectors: all Key Risks: policy continuity; COVID-19 lockdo...
    06 April 2021
  • Brazil: Lula returns
    Date first published: 25/03/2021 Key sectors: all Key risks: policy continuity; political instability   Risk development On 8 March former presid...
    31 March 2021
  • Ones to Watch, 29 March 2021
    Americas: Controversial military operations lead to violence, attacks in Venezuela’s Apure state Sectors: all Key Risks: violent clashes; forced dis...
    29 March 2021
  • AKE Insights Report: Pipeline Security Risks in 2021
    Pipelines face myriad security risks across the world. AKE’s Special Report helps you navigate some of the most relevant risks affecting these cruci...
    25 March 2021